31 Mar 2012

4.5 quake shakes Wairarapa, no damage reported

8:52 am on 31 March 2012

An earthquake of magnitude of 4.5 has shaken the Wairarapa region.

The quake at 7.47am was centred ten kilometres north-west of Carterton at a depth of 15 kilometres.

Police say there have been no reports of any damage.